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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed below? BIRTH CONTROL METHODS TO USE AFTER YOUR PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1507 234 13.8 11.8-16.1 1273 86.2 83.9-88.2
Age
< 20 years 192 11 4.4 2.0- 9.8 181 95.6 90.2-98.0
20-24 years 391 46 10.5 7.3-14.8 345 89.5 85.2-92.7
25-34 years 742 142 17.2 14.1-20.7 600 82.8 79.3-85.9
35+ years 182 35 16.7 11.1-24.2 147 83.3 75.8-88.9
Race
White 1036 185 16.0 13.5-18.8 851 84.0 81.2-86.5
Black 397 38 6.7 4.1-10.8 359 93.3 89.2-95.9
Other 74 11 13.4 6.5-25.5 63 86.6 74.5-93.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 15 10.8 6.1-18.5 136 89.2 81.5-93.9
No 1356 219 14.2 12.1-16.6 1137 85.8 83.4-87.9
Education
< High School 329 24 6.2 3.7-10.2 305 93.8 89.8-96.3
High School 432 55 12.3 8.8-16.9 377 87.7 83.1-91.2
> High School 743 155 18.4 15.3-22.0 588 81.6 78.0-84.7
Marital Status
Married 963 187 17.3 14.6-20.3 776 82.7 79.7-85.4
Other 544 47 6.6 4.4- 9.8 497 93.4 90.2-95.6
Income
15,999 or less 442 40 8.1 5.4-12.0 402 91.9 88.0-94.6
16,000-24,999 167 27 14.3 8.9-22.3 140 85.7 77.7-91.1
25,000-39,999 205 39 16.5 11.1-23.7 166 83.5 76.3-88.9
40,000 or more 546 116 18.5 15.0-22.7 430 81.5 77.3-85.0
WIC recipient
No 814 160 17.6 14.6-20.9 654 82.4 79.1-85.4
Yes 685 72 8.8 6.5-11.8 613 91.2 88.2-93.5
Medicaid recipient
No 742 150 17.8 14.7-21.2 592 82.2 78.8-85.3
Yes 765 84 9.5 7.2-12.4 681 90.5 87.6-92.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 674 118 16.6 14.1-19.4 556 83.4 80.6-85.9
2500+ grams 833 116 13.6 11.5-16.1 717 86.4 83.9-88.5

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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